104 - Omnic Lab: Map Mastery: Oasis with KarQ
In the Lab this week Andres and Rob go back to Map Masteries to visit Oasis! This time around we bring KarQ Games, a top Support streamer on the GM ladder from Canada to help us out break down how to approach, pick heroes, and get the most of using the map to your advantage!
Game Night -- May 25th
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Smaller, more indoors Library
Lots of flank routes
High central ceiling area
High ground just off point
Hole in the center for health pack
Bookcases and signs for cover
Oasis City Center
Super open area
Tower in the center
Jump pad and long curve on each side
High ground just off point
Cars can kill you off by that side of the map
Lattices for cover when approaching
Open yet narrow until you get to point
High ground is a T-shape on top of the point with a central support beam
Two side areas are mirrored and tight quarters
Underground flank route
Mega Health Pack room off point in a tower
Small window above high ground in a wall blocking most of the view of the point
Lots of things for cover
Blue Posts & News:
Overwatch Anniversary Event May 22nd (Twitter Link)
40M Players confirmed
All past Brawls return! (Junkenstein’s Revenge, Retribution, Mei’s Snowball Offensive, etc.)
All the brawls rotate daily in the Arcade.
New Deathmatch Map called Petra
Competitive FFA Deathmatch Season (Chateau & Petra maps only)
Special Lootbox allows to get new skins and ANY content from past events
A new Pirate Junkrat was also teased, but 8 are promised to be legendary.
Also you can get sprays extra
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